Finally! Bare Escentuals launches a solid mineral foundation

Are you READY for this?

I’ve always wanted to be a Bare Escentuals/bareMinerals lover. I worshipped Leslie Blodgett after hearing a couple of her moving speeches at CEW events (check out the charismatic CEO yourself on OWN’s “Commander in Heels,” Monday, September 3rd at 10pm). They started this whole mineral makeup revolution and some of my friends with the most perfect skin still swear by their loose powder mineral foundation.

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Golden afternoon: Rosé tasting in sunny Malibu

You are now entering wine country

California may be known for its wine (if you haven’t seen “Bottle Shock” about how Napa Valley made a name for itself, stream this movie on Netflix after reading this entry) but who knew that Malibu has vineyards too? Less than an hour outside of Los Angeles and about 15 minutes from the beach, the rambling, hilly side of Malibu (which I always forget about—the beach is such a spotlight hog) is home to a handful of gorgeous wineries that produce some pretty delicious vino—especially the rosé…

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Cleansing wipes face off

My favorite face cleansing wipes

I first started using facial cleansing wipes during my lash extension phase. Let me tell you, if you love falsies (lash extensions, party lashes), cleansing wipes are a must-have in your beauty kit because they will help extend how long those puppies will stay on. Continue reading

Sleepy Sushi

 

Sleepy Sushi

My friend Nuy and I are helping her brother decide on a tattoo design (I vetoed his original idea: a tribal pineapple motif). And since his favorite food is sushi, we were thinking some cartoon sushi ink could be cute. While Ray still hasn’t decided what image he wants drawn on his body for posterity, I’m in-love with this sleepy sushi clip art. Sweet (shrimp) dreams from Hawaii!

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